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Edition - Bod1161

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and son (late Russell) Printers, 69 Digbeth (from 21, Moor st.) Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent, I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Performers:  Wright, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Adelphi Theatre

Notes:  The Adelphi Theatre was in operation from 1818.

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V213

Title: Ben Block

First Line: Ben Block was a veteran of naval renown

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Sailors - veterans

Firth b.25(470)

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Edition - Bod13

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodge's (From Pitts,) Wholesale Toy and Marble wharehouse [sic], 31, Dudley-st, 7 Dials

Notes:  Compare the first illustration to Johnson Ballads 550.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm agent [sic] ready made

Tune: I'm a float

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: Theres a land that bears a well known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Johnson Ballads 524

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Edition - Bod6966

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  See Harding B 11(2962) Slip. Another edition appears in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(2962) Slip. Another edition appears in a sheet of three; see Harding B 11(2962)

Series Identifier: 560


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a ready made gent

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Firth c.21(140)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Edition - Bod2082

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Firth c.21(140) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 560


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 19484

Title: Pat Finnigan

First Line: I am a decent gay labouring youth

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a ready made gent

Themes:  Dandies

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(2962)

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Edition - Bod11968

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold at 12, Whittle Street, Oldham-st, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The m[o]on is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(1713)

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Edition - Bod7436

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew Street, Broad street, Bloomsbury


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: A life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.26(72)

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Edition - Bod7627

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: I'm a gent, I'm a gent

First Line: I'm a gent, I'm a gent, I'm a gent ready made

Themes:  Dandies

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V593

Title: Rule Britannia

First Line: When Britain first, at heaven's command

Authors:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8510

Title: I loo'd ne'er a laddie but ane

First Line: I loo'd ne'er a laddie but ane

Tune: My lodging is on the cold ground

Firth b.27(358)

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Harding B 11(1714)

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Edition - Bod10707

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Inverary

First Line: Early one summer's morning, along as I did pass

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 993

Title: The constant lovers

First Line: A sailor courted a farmer's daughter, that lived convenient on the Isle of Man

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15094

Title: The Irish emigrants

First Line: We are two Irish emigrants, as you may plainly see

Performers:  Slater, Tom

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Firth c.26(62)

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Firth c.26(105)

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